Tech Inclusion Forum | Strategies for Improving Diversity, Equity and Inclusive Communications


In this first Tech Inclusion Forum of 2021, internationally respected Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Expert and Trainer Dr. Joel P. Martin will share insights and strategies to enhance communication with a diverse workforce.

Regardless of their generation, gender, race, culture, or other diversity dimension, people want to be heard, to be included, to be treated equitably, and to belong. Among the greatest gifts that an organization can provide is an inclusive business culture where employees communicate respectfully and effectively with each other.

The techniques and tools you will take away from this interactive session will enhance your ability to communicate more effectively with all employees and build a more Equitable and Inclusive business culture.

Key Take-Aways:
In this interactive session, attendees will:
• Participate in an interactive learning experience based on the Diversity Dimensions model
• Understand how conscious and unconscious biases and microaggressions impact communications
• Learn recommendations for establishing more open, inclusive and welcoming behaviors

Who Should Attend:
This must-attend event is intended for CEOs, company leaders, HR executives, as well as anyone seeking to become a more inclusive and conscious communicator, and more proactive in driving a more inclusive and equitable culture.


Joel P. Martin, Ph.D.,

Joel P. Martin, Ph.D.
Joel P. Martin, Ph.D., president of Triad West, Inc., is an international coach, trainer, trainer of trainers, and consultant who specializes in Diversity, Equity & Inclusion and Transformational Leadership. She has more than 20 years experience implementing DEI corporate culture initiatives and workforce development solutions for municipal, corporate, entrepreneurial, and nonprofit organizations. Dr. Martin is the author of How To Be A Positively Powerful Person. She has earned a MA in Psychology, PhD in Communication and admission into the Wharton Fellows Program of the Wharton Business School.


3:30 – 3:35 p.m. | Opening remarks
3:35 – 4:45 p.m. | Presentations
4:45 – 5:00 p.m. | Q&A
5:00 p.m. | Event ends

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Virtual , Register to attend!


March 23, 2021


3:30pm - 5:00pm


Members: $10 | Non-members: $20